Chelsea is a study abroad program manager at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Nursing. Prior to her role at Pitt she spent several years working at Carnegie Mellon University where she worked in positions that allowed her to develop the communication skills that she is bringing to the Region VIII team as the communications coordinator. Chelsea's first international education experience took her to Warsaw, Poland, where she eventually returned to get a master's degree in international relations and diplomacy. She also spent a year living in the Czech Republic and another two years living in a small Croatian village. When she's not traveling, Chelsea enjoys hiking, paddle boarding and motorcycling.